Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Immortalists – Chloe Benjamin

“A captivating family saga.”—New York Times Book Review “This literary family saga is perfect for fans of Celeste Ng and Donna Tartt.”—People Magazine (Book of the Week) “A sprawling, enchanting family saga.”—Entertainment Weekly (The Must List) A dazzling family love story reminiscent of Everything I Never Told You from a novelist heralded by Lorrie Moore as a “great new talent.” If you knew the date of your death, how would you live your life? It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the ...

Digital Detox: The Ultimate Guide To Beating Technology Addiction, Cultivating Mindfulness, and Enjoying More Creativity, Inspiration, And Balance In Your Life! – Damon Zahariades

Do you constantly check your phone for new texts and emails? Do you spend hours each day on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? If so, you may be paying a severe price. Research shows that technology addiction can hurt your relationships, increase your stress, erode your sleep quality, and even lead to depression. You need a DIGITAL DETOX!

The Mark of the Fae: The Gateway – M.M. Paquin

For some people, the draw to be surrounded by nature is strong. For Shaylah Derry, that’s exactly how it is. The draw to the forest behind her house is all-consuming until one night it gets to be too much, and she finds herself at the window, staring out into the trees. The last thing she expected to see, however, is a set of eyes staring back at her. As Shaylah’s impulse grows, so do her suspicions, until her small Oregon town becomes a town tied ...

Robicheaux – James Lee Burke

New York Times Bestseller James Lee Burke’s most beloved character, Dave Robicheaux, returns in this gritty, atmospheric mystery set in the towns and backwoods of Louisiana. DAVE ROBICHEAUX IS A HAUNTED MAN. Between his recurrent nightmares about Vietnam, his battle with alcoholism, and the sudden loss of his beloved wife, Molly, his thoughts drift from one irreconcilable memory to the next. Images of ghosts at Spanish Lake live on the edge of his vision. During a murder investigation, Dave Robicheaux discovers he may have committed the ...

The Killing Ploy – Steve Haberman

Several years have passed since 9/11. Pablo de Silva, mother, a tennis champion; father, a wealthy, but now bankrupt Swiss hotelier, walks into the American embassy in Switzerland and volunteers to work for the CIA. Accepted, he does admirable work for them. Then tragedy strikes, leaving him devastated. He becomes yesterday’s man, mostly written off. Except by his CIA mentor, who gives him a second chance. Liaise with the FBI to see if the murders of two top executives, contractors for the American military, with ...

Knights of the Dragon – A.J. Gallant

In a fantasy land full of knights, dragons, kingdoms and wars, a boy is transformed into a sorcerer before his time. To save his kingdom he must learn fast, but not a single spell has worked for him. As he sleepwalks, he conjures, driving people away from him and even transforming his father – the king – into a chicken. It might be too dangerous for King Darrius to allow his son to remain in Leeander. He’s a Tarcranian Wizard of the highest power, and ...

Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked – Adam Alter

“One of the most mesmerizing and important books I’ve read in quite some time. Alter brilliantly illuminates the new obsessions that are controlling our lives and offers the tools we need to rescue our businesses, our families, and our sanity.” —Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Originals and Give and Take Welcome to the age of behavioral addiction—an age in which half of the American population is addicted to at least one behavior. We obsess over our emails, Instagram likes, and Facebook feeds; we binge on TV episodes and ...

Sherlock Holmes Investigates – A Quintet of Singular Mysteries – Andrew Salmon

Andrew Salmon’s first Sherlock Holmes tale, The Adventure of the Locked Room, was a hit right out of the gate, winning an award for Best Short Story the year it was published. Salmon followed up this success by garnering numerous award nominations and a second win for Best Short Story for his Holmes adventures before breaking new ground with the best selling Fight Card Sherlock Holmes trilogy. Now, for the first time, ALL FIVE of his award-winning and nominated Holmes tales have been collected in ...